An adult adoption in California is more common than you may think. There are times when an adult raises a child who is not their biological child. Once the child is an adult, both people may wish to make their relationship formal by filing adult adoption papers. Watch Legal Action Workshop's … Read more about Adult Adoption – California
In California, when people refer to an easy divorce, they are most likely talking about an uncontested divorce in which the parties are cooperative. The cost of an easy divorce depends largely on whether or not there are issues such as property, child support, etc. A consultation with an attorney … Read more about How Much Does an Easy Divorce Cost?
The only way to get a California divorce decree is through the court. The divorce would need to be filed and served upon the other party. The divorce can be finalized by ‘default’ if the respondent does not respond or by agreement or trial. More information on getting a divorce decree in Los … Read more about How Do I Get a Divorce Decree in California?
Many divorcing couples are eager to get a fast divorce, but a divorce in California takes a minimum of 6 months and one day from the date of service, not the date of filing. Although it cannot take shorter than this time frame, it can take a lot longer! In general, a divorce with cooperation can be … Read more about How Fast Can I Get a Divorce in California?
In California, child support payments are calculated using a software program called a ‘dissomaster’. The factors used are primarily the number of children, income of both parents and the amount of time spent with the children. Your family law attorney can explain the process in more detail and any … Read more about Los Angeles Child Support
Understanding child custody laws in California can be difficult. When parents do not agree on a parenting schedule, decisions as to child custody and visitation will be addressed in court . Child custody and visitation can be a factor in the divorce process, or, if the parties are not married, in a … Read more about California Child Custody Laws
Getting a divorce can be very stressful, especially when couples consider the cost. Although the cost of divorce in California can range, most couples today want an alternative to the typical hourly/retainer fee structure of most lawyers. Legal Action Workshop offers a flat fee model for divorce … Read more about Divorce Attorney Fees California
In California, a default divorce may be the best way to finalize a divorce as it is usually less costly. A default occurs when the respondent does not respond. If there are no issues the divorce can be finalized, in most cases, without a court appearance. If there are issues like spousal support, … Read more about What is a Default Divorce?